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Enfield in Halifax County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

John Branch

 
 
John Branch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, July 28, 2012
1. John Branch Marker
Inscription. Governor of N.C., 1817-20, and of the Florida Territory, Secretary of the Navy, U.S. Senator. Home was four blocks, grave is ½ mile, west.
 
Erected 1954 by Archives, Conservation and Highway Departments. (Marker Number E 16.)
 
Location. 36° 10.833′ N, 77° 39.794′ W. Marker is in Enfield, North Carolina, in Halifax County. Marker is at the intersection of North McDaniel Street (U.S. 301) and East Franklin Street, on the right when traveling south on North McDaniel Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Enfield NC 27823, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. “Enfield Riot” ( approx. 0.4 miles away); James E. O'Hara ( approx. one mile away); Henry B. Bradford ( approx. 2.1 miles away); Brick School ( approx. 3 miles away); Eden Church ( approx. 4.5 miles away); Bartholomew F. Moore ( approx. 8.3 miles away); Willie Jones ( approx. 10.4 miles away); Hutchins G. Burton ( approx. 10.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Enfield.
 
Also see . . .  Governor John Branch. Biographical sketch on the state governor's website. (Submitted on September 3, 2012, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
John Branch Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, July 28, 2012
2. John Branch Marker
 
 
Categories. Government
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2012, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 234 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 3, 2012, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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